Madanaklishta, Madanakliṣṭa, Madana-klishta: 3 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Madanakliṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Madanaklista or Madanaklishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Madanaklishta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Madanakliṣṭa (मदनक्लिष्ट).—a. afflicted by love, smit with love, love-sick; रावणावरजा तत्र राघवं मदनातुरा (rāvaṇāvarajā tatra rāghavaṃ madanāturā) (abhipede) R.12.32; Ś.3.13.

Madanakliṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madana and kliṣṭa (क्लिष्ट). See also (synonyms): madanātura, madanārta, madanapīḍita.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Madanakliṣṭa (मदनक्लिष्ट).—Adj. Afflicted by love.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Madanakliṣṭa (मदनक्लिष्ट):—[=madana-kliṣṭa] [from madana > mad] mfn. pained by love, [Śakuntalā]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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